241: Top 3 Narrative Nonfiction Missteps

Top 3 Narrative Nonfiction Missteps

Avoid these mistakes for stellar nonfiction

April 16, 2021

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Nonfiction is basically broken into two broad types. Expository nonfiction describes, explains, and informs. Narrative nonfiction uses story elements to convey a factual experience. Narrative nonfiction tells a story through carefully researched, factual recounting. Not all nonfiction books are strictly expository or strictly narrative. Some in fact contain both, but for now, Jan Fields has given us a lead on common missteps when writing narrative nonfiction.

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Mary Morgan
April 19, 2021

Very good information. I write fiction and have thought of branching out into nonfiction, so these points were insightful for me.

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